Fintan O’Toole: Ireland’s Apple appeal is a disastrous miscalculation

The Irish state's cosy tax(less) relationship with multinationals is patently unethical: It is precisely this collusion of governments in corporate tax avoidance on a staggering scale that is sucking the lifeblood out of public services across the world and creating gross inequality by channelling almost all the new wealth being created towards the top 1 …